- renewal; restoration; renovation; repair.
- Obsolete. an act of instituting something; establishment.
Origin of instauration
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There, while he despairs of finishing what was intended for the sixth part of his Instauration, how nobly he despairs!Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)
- rare restoration or renewal
C17: from Latin instaurātiō, from instaurāre to renew
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